Book of Saints – Hyacinth of Amastris


(Saint) Martyr (July 17) (Date unknown) A Martyr of Amastris in Paphlagonia (Asia Minor) who, for having cut down a tree consecrated to an idol, was put to the torture by the Governor of the Province, and suffered to die in prison of the wounds he had received.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Hyacinth of Amastris”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 September 2013. Web. 21 March 2019. <>